Training the Force

August 2006
Soldiers;Aug2006, Vol. 61 Issue 8, p36
The article provides information on some training facilities of the U.S. Army Reserve. Fort McCoy in Wisconsin offers varied climates and weather conditions, as well as different types of terrain and ample accommodations. Improvements at Fort Dix in New Jersey include the construction of an aircraft ramp and a pallet-building facility. Soldiers from the Air Departure and Arrival Control Group stand by to send soldiers overseas or receive them home.


Related Articles

  • Civil Affairs 101. Bell Jr., Raymond E. // Army Magazine;Feb2013, Vol. 63 Issue 2, p43 

    The author discusses the highlights of the annual two-week training of the members of the U.S. Army Reserve's 5th Psychological Operations (PSYOP) Group at the Fort Indiantown Gap Cuban resettlement camp in Pennsylvania. He describes the lesson that the soldiers in his PSYOP Group has learned...

  • ROTC: A Different FID Mission for Special Forces. Seals, Bob // Special Warfare: The Professional Bulletin of the John F. Kenned;Feb2004, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p35 

    Provides information on the role of the U.S. Army Special Forces branch in the Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC) program. Overview of the two junior level and senior level programs of Army ROTC; Other sources different from Senior Army ROTC as a commissioning source; Background of the...

  • REGIONAL TRAINING CENTER-NORTH STANDING UP AT FORT MCCOY. Schuette, Rob // Warrior Citizen;Summer2008, Vol. 53 Issue 3, p39 

    The article reports on the new Regional Training Center (RTC) located at Fort McCoy, Wisconsin which is designed to provide premobilization training on Theater Specific Individual Readiness Tasks and Army Warrior Training (AWT) Skills to the U.S. Army Reserve Units.

  • The United States Military Academy at West Point.  // Monkeyshines on America;Sep2003 U.S. Military Army, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p15 

    Presents information on the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, which is located 50 miles north of New York City on the Hudson River.

  • The Citadel...  // Monkeyshines on America;Sep2003 U.S. Military Army, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p16 

    Presents information on the military college Citadel that was chartered in 1842 in Charleston, South Carolina.

  • Army consultant hits `masculinist culture'. Donnelly, Elaine // Insight on the News;04/28/97, Vol. 13 Issue 15, p28 

    Focuses on issues related to sexual harassment and the prevalent masculinist attitude at the Army Aberdeen Proving ground in Baltimore, Maryland. Link between military training and sexual aggression; Potential problems of pregnancy and lactation; Reinstitution of co-ed basic training to toughen...

  • Battle Command: Replicating the CTC Experience. Bertha, Ronald L. // Military Review;Nov-Dec2000, Vol. 80 Issue 6, p9 

    Emphasizes the battalion/task force level and the references to Combat Training Centers (CTC) pertain to the National Training Center, the JRTC and the Combat Maneuver Training Center in the United States (U.S.). Details on the art of battle command; Success of the CTC; Cause of the U.S. Army's...

  • But is it paradise? Falardeau, Tory // Army Reserve Magazine;Summer95, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p8 

    Features the Army Reserve training center in the United States territory of American Samoa. Transportation to the site; Training courses.

  • `One Team, One Fight, One Future'. Plewes, Thomas J. // Army Reserve Magazine;1999, Vol. 44 Issue 3, p2 

    Examines the relevance of the Army Reserve to the United States Department of Defense. Concern over problems within the Army team; Significance of the `One Team, One Fight, One Future' philosophy; Reorganization of the reserve component as part of the national military strategy; Feedback from...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics